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Old 07-16-2015, 12:39 PM   #11
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I have a generator and a transfer panel for home. TT is about 6 miles away in storage. We have used it for "guests" once... Grand daughters stayed in it one night in the drive. They loved "camping"...

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Old 07-16-2015, 02:20 PM   #12
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We do not have the luxury of being able to park ours at home but it is only a couple miles away should we need it.My wife used it a couple times when we sold our previous house in October and were transitioning to a new house. We temporarily stayed with her parents for a couple weeks 1.5 hours away from work and she was able to get the OK from our storage facility to use it for sleeping (during the day she works nights ans an RN). Worked out really good for her.

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Old 07-16-2015, 02:26 PM   #13
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100% Agree

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We would have no problem using our trailer, in fact we use it when our kids are visiting for US to sleep in and let them have the house with the grandkids. We have that advantage of being able to park on our own property, 6 acres, and I read that many posters in the forums do not.
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We use ours as a guest room when we're not camping. I let friends and family stay in it in our driveway. They have all the comforts of home and privacy and we do too.
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Old 07-16-2015, 03:29 PM   #14
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The air conditioning went out yesterday and it got very uncomfortable in the house. Hence the TT became home until it was fixed. We also use it as a guest house. We have it set up with full hook ups so it works out great.
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Old 07-16-2015, 03:40 PM   #15
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Yep one advantage for having a camper that has the essentials to provide for living when the power goes. Mine is also parked along side the house and if need be I also have a very quiet Gen so I can run the air if need be. Later RJD
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Old 07-16-2015, 03:55 PM   #16
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We had the Class C on the driveway for 5 years and never needed to use it due to power outages, etc. Now we have a whole house generator running on natural gas. It has also been a good disaster deterrent. Nice to know it is there. Nice to not need it.

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Old 07-16-2015, 04:04 PM   #17
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We have the fiver in storage not far from the house only problem if we need it for power failure is the storage lot has an electronic gate. We also have a campground 10-15 min from home that can be utilized if needed. It's good to have back up plans
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Old 07-16-2015, 04:23 PM   #18
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Had 4 grand kids and DW's sister visit.

Camper became extra bedrooms. DW's sister kept it like a meat locker and the 2 kids staying out there begged to come in and sleep on the floor!.

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Old 07-16-2015, 05:07 PM   #19
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I hear you about ease of use.

Us in popup ville do not have that luxury.


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Old 07-16-2015, 05:15 PM   #20
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We use it for guest as well. I attached a picture. Always ready hooked to water and electric, ready for use. We sometimes hang out outside as log as the mosquitos will allow it.

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